Teams participating at Jagaban Cup have been confirmed their readiness for the competition with Hotels fully booked, Abbeylivenetwork.com understand.
For easy movement during the competition, teams would lodge at some of the best Hotels at Lagos Island.
Toilam Hotel, Crown In Hotel, Bayland Hotel and Bokas Hotel have been secured for participating teams at Jagaban Cup.
“We want teams to be comfortable and have easy access to the Mobolaji Johnson Arena,” Tournament Coordinator Wale Joseph told Jagaban Cup Media.
“The comfort of teams is our priority and we are ready to ensure that they enjoy every the tournament.
The well respected Administrator and Media Practitioner confirmed participation of teams at Jagaban Cup.
“Ikorodu City, Messiah FC, MFM FC, Olukismet, Badagry United, De Potters, FC Bethel, Jo Sportyne, Smart City and 36 Lion have all confirmed their participation at the tournament,” he explained.
“We are happy with cooperation of teams in ensuring a magnificent tournament,” he added.
Meanwhile, Hassan Tairu, Chairman Lagos State Football Coaches Association (LSFCA) has hailed Organizers for their top notch arrangements for teams.
“This is a good arrangements,” he mused.
“This is looking like World Cup for the participating clubs in terms of accommodation, making it convenient for them to the venue.
“I must admit this is a very good one by the organisers which shows we can do it well in our own way anytime.”
Arrival of European scouts has been confirmed. It is guaranteed that two of them will touch down in Nigeria on 13th November.
Media parley and draws would hold on 14th November inside the SWAN Hall of the National Stadium Surulere. Time is 3pm.
Five thousand T-Shirts would be distributed for free on the day of the Grand Finale.
Clubs would be divided into two groups of 5 teams each for a round robin style format of 70 minutes per match.
The winner of each group shall meet in the final of 40 minutes per half game (80 minutes).
The runners up of each group shall play 3rd place match of 40 minutes per half.
Japaban Cup will hold from November 15th to 18th at Mobolaji Johnson Arena.
The project is an initiative of 36 Lion Investment, Diamond Sports and Lagos Enigma.